The US on Monday imposed new sanctions against Turkey. According to President Donald Trump, tariffs on Turkish steel will be raised to 50 percent, a move that comes in response to Turkey's offensive in northern Syria.
Donald Trump says that China has requested to restart the two countries' trade talks. The statement came just hours after China's top negotiator called for calm after a weekend of back-and-forth tariffs that rocked global stocks.
The trade war has not had the effect on Maersk that some observers feared. The tariffs mean nothing, but American consumer habits do, says CEO Søren Skou, who would like to meet with Donald Trump when he visits Denmark, where Maersk is headquartered.
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US president Donald Trump has made good on his threats and has just increased tariffs on several Chinese goods to 25 percent. China intends to retaliate. Flexport is already feeling the effects, informs the company.